The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 11 19 30
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 25 30 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 14.37% 11.72% 8.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.23% 12.66% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 25 30 27
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -48.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,550 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Software Engineering
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
154 237 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 88.51% 92.58% 83.58%
Number of salaries quoted 137 229 266
Median salary £41,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Bedford region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Bedford

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Bedford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 40 (78.43%) .NET
1 40 (78.43%) ASP.NET
2 39 (76.47%) C#
2 39 (76.47%) Degree
3 34 (66.67%) C++
4 33 (64.71%) MVC
5 32 (62.75%) Computer Science
6 29 (56.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 29 (56.86%) HTML
6 29 (56.86%) JavaScript
7 28 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (52.94%) Git (software)
8 27 (52.94%) Computer Vision
9 26 (50.98%) Scrum
10 24 (47.06%) Web Development
10 24 (47.06%) CSS
10 24 (47.06%) AngularJS
11 23 (45.10%) HTML5
12 22 (43.14%) CSS3
13 20 (39.22%) .NET Framework
14 19 (37.25%) jQuery
15 18 (35.29%) Grunt
15 18 (35.29%) gulp
16 15 (29.41%) PhD
16 15 (29.41%) SQL
17 13 (25.49%) Python
18 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
19 11 (21.57%) Subversion
19 11 (21.57%) Mathematics
19 11 (21.57%) Physics

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) SaaS
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) Relational Database
1 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.61%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (19.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (56.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (52.94%) Git (software)
3 18 (35.29%) Grunt
3 18 (35.29%) gulp
4 11 (21.57%) Subversion
4 11 (21.57%) Visual Studio
5 8 (15.69%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.96%) Bower
6 1 (1.96%) JDeveloper
6 1 (1.96%) Selenium
General
1 8 (15.69%) Electronics
1 8 (15.69%) Games
2 3 (5.88%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (70.59%) Developer
2 30 (58.82%) .NET Developer
2 30 (58.82%) C# .NET Developer
2 30 (58.82%) C# Developer
3 22 (43.14%) Web Developer
4 18 (35.29%) .NET Web Developer
4 18 (35.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 18 (35.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 18 (35.29%) C# Web Developer
5 15 (29.41%) Software Engineer
6 12 (23.53%) C++ Software Engineer
7 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (9.80%) .NET Software Engineer
8 5 (9.80%) C# Software Engineer
8 5 (9.80%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (9.80%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 4 (7.84%) Junior Developer
9 4 (7.84%) Junior Web Developer
9 4 (7.84%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (7.84%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (78.43%) .NET
1 40 (78.43%) ASP.NET
2 29 (56.86%) HTML
3 24 (47.06%) AngularJS
3 24 (47.06%) CSS
4 23 (45.10%) HTML5
5 22 (43.14%) CSS3
6 20 (39.22%) .NET Framework
7 19 (37.25%) jQuery
8 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (21.57%) Web Services
9 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 10 (19.61%) WCF
10 8 (15.69%) Yocto
11 6 (11.76%) Entity Framework
12 3 (5.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 3 (5.88%) MFC
12 3 (5.88%) OpenGL
12 3 (5.88%) STL
13 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 32 (62.75%) Computer Science
2 11 (21.57%) Mathematics
2 11 (21.57%) Physics
3 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.57%) Linux
2 8 (15.69%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (7.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (64.71%) MVC
2 28 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (52.94%) Computer Vision
4 26 (50.98%) Scrum
5 24 (47.06%) Web Development
6 3 (5.88%) Multithreading
6 3 (5.88%) SDLC
7 2 (3.92%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (3.92%) Unit Testing
8 1 (1.96%) Automated Testing
8 1 (1.96%) Dependency Management
8 1 (1.96%) Integration Testing
8 1 (1.96%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.96%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (1.96%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 39 (76.47%) C#
2 34 (66.67%) C++
3 29 (56.86%) JavaScript
4 15 (29.41%) SQL
5 13 (25.49%) Python
6 10 (19.61%) T-SQL
7 8 (15.69%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (76.47%) Degree
2 15 (29.41%) PhD
System Software
1 8 (15.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Microsoft